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Not LiteralPlay
When 'wah' is used to mimic complaining, it's exaggerating for effect and not usually a real cry. SlideEvery time chores are mentioned, my brother goes into 'wah wah wah'.
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Tone MattersPlay
The tone when pronouncing 'wah' can convey different levels of complaining, from light teasing to annoyance. SlideHe mockingly said 'wah' when his team lost, but he was actually upset.
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Informal UsePlay
'Wah' is informal and often used with friends or in casual settings, not formal situations. SlideIn a meeting, joking 'wah, I wanted a longer break' may be seen as unprofessional.